What is the global prevalence of antithrombin III (ATIII) deficiency?

Updated: Feb 10, 2018
  • Author: James L Harper, MD; Chief Editor: Hassan M Yaish, MD  more...
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In some regions, for example Scotland, the frequency of type I antithrombin III deficiency in blood donors has been reported to be about 0.2 per 1,000 population; type II has a frequency of about 2-3 per 1,000 population. [9]


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